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    Default Can hospitals bill using cpt observation codes 99234-99236?

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    I am trying to find out if facilities can bill for obs ervices (cpt codes 99234-99236). I beleive they can, but I can't find this written down anywhere. Does anyone know?

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    Are you referring to the hospital billing a facility fee with codes such as 99234
    99234 has OPPS Status indicator of B which is non-allowed item or service for OPPS

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